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LibriVox - founded in 2005 - is a community of volunteers from all over the world who record public domain texts: poetry, short stories, whole books, even dramatic works, in many different languages. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain in the USA and available as free downloads on the internet. If you are not in the USA, please check your country's copyright law before downloading.



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May 27, 2020 James Allen
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LibriVox recording of Light on Life’s Difficulties by James Allen. Read in English by Andrea Fiore. When a man enters a dark room he is not sure of his movements, he cannot see objects around him, or properly locate them, and is liable to hurt himself by coming into sudden contact with them. But let a light be introduced, and immediately all confusion disappears. Every object is seen, and there is no danger of being hurt. To the majority, life is such a dark room, and their frequent...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, New Thought, heaven, love, sin, mind, thought, wisdom, metaphysics, Ego, Law,...
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May 26, 2020 LibriVox Volunteers
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Index of pages containing M4B files created by LibriVox Volunteers. UPDATE - 22 FEB 2015 Thanks to an improvement by folks at Internet Archive, M4B files can now be stored together with the other Librivox audio files without causing problems. We will not adding to these pages any more. Main ( 1.7 GB) English page 1 ( 74.5 GB) English page 1A (152 GB) English page 1B ( 30.1 GB) English page 2 (112 GB) English page 3 (137 GB) English page 4 ( 76.6 GB) English page 5 ( 30.7 GB) English page 6 (...
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May 26, 2020 George Santayana
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LibriVox recording of Winds of Doctrine: Studies in Contemporary Opinion by George Santayana. Read in English by Expatriate Even before the Great War turned the world upside down, Western civilization was being revolutionized at all levels: intellectually, philosophically, artistically. Noted positivist philosopher George Santayana published this volume on the eve of the War, trying to portray the status of philosophy and theology at that moment by analyzing six significant topics: 1. the...
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May 26, 2020 Denis Diderot
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Regrets sur ma vieille robe de chambre par Denis Diderot lu pour Librivox par Enko. Regrets sur ma vieille robe de chambre fut écrit suite à une offre de Marie-Thérèse Rodet Geoffrin d'une nouvelle robe de chambre qui fit regretter à l'auteur l'ancienne. (Résumé par Enko) Pour vous renseigner à notre sujet ou pour participer, rendez-vous sur librivox.org . M4B Audiobook (6MB)
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, livre audio, littérature, Denis Diderot, regrets sur ma vieille...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 25, 2020 Sun Tzu
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Librivox recording of The Art of War by Sun Tzu, translated by Lionel Giles. Read by Moira Fogarty. "The Art of War is a Chinese military treatise written during the 6th century BC by Sun Tzu. Composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect of warfare, it has long been praised as the definitive work on military strategies and tactics of its time. The Art of War is one of the oldest and most famous studies of strategy and has had a huge influence on both military planning...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, war, Sun Tzu, Sunzi, Lionel Giles
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 25, 2020 E. Nesbit
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Librivox recording of Railway Children by E. Nesbit. Read by Karen Savage Edith Nesbit's classic story, in which three children, pulled suddenly from their comfortable suburban life, move to the country with their mother, where they come to know and love the ways of the railways. (Summary by Karen Savage) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, children, trains
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 25, 2020 Charlotte Brontë
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LibriVox recording of Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Brontë. Read by Elizabeth Klett. Charlotte Bronte's classic novel Jane Eyre is narrated by the title character, an orphan who survives neglect and abuse to become a governess at the remote Thornfield Hall. She finds a kindred spirit in her employer, the mysterious and brooding Mr. Rochester, but he hides a terrible secret that threatens their chances of happiness. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett) For further information, including links to online text,...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, classic, romance
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 25, 2020 Jane Austen
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LibriVox recording of Pride and Prejudice , by Jane Austen. Read by Elizabeth Klett. Pride and Prejudice is Jane Austen's classic comic romance, in which the five Bennett sisters try to find that most elusive creature: a single man in possession of a large fortune. Sparks fly when sweet, pretty Jane meets their new neighbor, Mr. Bingley, but her sister Elizabeth is most offended by his haughty friend, Mr. Darcy. This is Austen at the height of her powers: the ironic narration, hilariously drawn...
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Topics: librivox, audio, austen, pride, prejudice, literature, romance
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 25, 2020 Ernest Vincent Wright
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LibriVox recording of Gadsby by Ernest Vincent Wright. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Fifty-year-old John Gadsby is alarmed by the decline of his hometown, Branton Hills, and rallies the city's young people to form an "Organization of Youth" to build civic spirit and improve living standards. Gadsby and his youthful army, despite some opposition, transform Branton Hills from a stagnant municipality into a bustling, thriving city. Toward the end of the book the members of...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, youth, lipogram, movement
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May 24, 2020 Edith Oenone Somerville
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Librivox recording of the Some Experiences of an Irish R.M. by Edith Oenone Somerville and Martin Ross. Read by Andy Minter. This is the first of three novels which Edith Somerville and her cousin Violet Martin wrote about the English Major Sinclair Yates who leaves the army to take up a position of Resident Magistrate in the West of Ireland in about 1895. The tales tell in a humorous way of his struggles with a new job, new culture, and with his landlord and neighbour Mr. ‘Flurry’ Knox...
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Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, Edith Anna Somerville, Violet Florence Martin, comedy, politics
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 22, 2020 Walter W. Ellis
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LibriVox recording of A Little Bit of Fluff by Walter W. Ellis. Read in English by a full cast of LibriVox volunteers. According to the website www.stagebeauty.net, this is the 5th longest running play ever, with over 1200 original performances. Like Charley's Aunt (number 2 on the list and released by Librivox earlier in 2018), this also is a farce. An insurance investigator, a possible fraudulent injury claim, a lost necklace, an aged aunt with a more than passing resemblance to someone else,...
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May 22, 2020 Edgar Allan Poe
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LibriVox recording of The Raven, by Edgar Allan Poe. Read by Chris Goringe For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org Download M4B (4MB)
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Topics: LibriVox, Audio, Poetry
Source: LibriVox recording of Gutenberg e-text 14082
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May 20, 2020 Jules Verne
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LibriVox recording of L'île mystérieuse by Jules Verne. Read in French by Zeckou 1865. La guerre de sécession est aux portes de Richmond. Prisonniers, cinq personnages dérobent un ballon pour fuir la captivité que les Sudistes leurs imposaient. Pris dans un ouragan, ils aboutissent sur une île qui semble déserte. Après l'avoir exploré, les évadés civilisent ce bout de terre. L’île fait partie d’un archipel, un autre naufragé est découvert sur un îlot avoisinant. D’étranges...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Nemo, Sauveur, mystère, ballon, liberté, survie, etat sauvage, traitrise,...
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May 20, 2020 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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LibriVox recording of A Study In Scarlet (Version 6) by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in English by David Clarke A Study in Scarlet is a detective mystery novel written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, introducing his new characters, "consulting detective" Sherlock Holmes and his friend and chronicler, Dr. John Watson, who later became two of the most famous characters in literature. Conan Doyle wrote the story in 1886, and it was published the following year. The book's title derives from a...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, intrigue, Sherlock Holmes, Detective, Crime, dr watson, deduction
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May 20, 2020 James Stephens
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LibriVox recording of The Charwoman's Daughter by James Stephens. Read in English by Michele Fry A humorous tale about a poor Irish charwoman living in the slums of Dublin, and her innocent teenage daughter, Mary Makebelieve, whose first forays into courtship and romance, and their desire to escape from drudgery -- provide us with a charming picture of youth's enthusiasm and a mother's devotion, amidst Dublin's many parks and shops. The chapters are filled with James Stephens' witty Irish...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, romance, Ireland
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May 18, 2020 Franz J. L. Thimm
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LibriVox recording of French Self-Taught , by Franz J. L. Thimm. Part of a Librivox initiative to develop a free language-learning resource. This book is old, but the basics haven't changed too much. All the French content is spoken by native French speakers. The book includes sections on vocabulary, nouns, adjectives, verbs and phrases, and will still prove useful. Some of the phrases are dated but hilarious. If you need a flannel petticoat, or to chastise your washerwoman, this book is...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, language, French, English, phrases, verbs, nouns, vocabulary, primer
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 18, 2020 Henry Fielding
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LibriVox recording of An Apology for the Life of Mrs. Shamela Andrews, by Henry Fielding. An Apology for the Life of Mrs. Shamela Andrews, or simply Shamela, as it is more commonly known, is a satirical novel written by Henry Fielding and first published in April 1741 under the name of Mr. Conny Keyber. Fielding never owned to writing the work, but it is widely considered to be his. It is a direct attack on the then-popular novel Pamela (November 1740) by Fielding's contemporary and rival...
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Topics: LibriVox, audio book, drama, humor, romance, satire
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 17, 2020 Fanny Kelly
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LibriVox recording of Narrative of My Captivity Among the Sioux Indians, by Fanny Kelly. Read by TriciaG. "Narrative of my captivity among the Sioux Indians: with a brief account of General Sully's Indian expedition in 1864, bearing upon events occurring in my captivity" "I was a member of a small company of emigrants, who were attacked by an overwhelming force of hostile Sioux, which resulted in the death of a large proportion of the party, in my own capture, and a horrible...
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May 16, 2020 St. Ignatius Loyola
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LibriVox recording of The Autobiography of St. Ignatius, by Ignatius Loyola. Read by Phil Chenevert This account of the life of St. Ignatius, dictated by himself to Father Gonzalez, is a most valuable record of the great Founder of the Society of Jesus. It, more than any other work, gives an insight into the spiritual life of St. Ignatius. Few works in ascetical literature, except the writings of St. Teresa and St. Augustine, impart such a knowledge of the soul.The saint in his narrative always...
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Topics: Ignatius Loyola, librivox, biography, autobiography, audiobooks, religious, catholic, saint
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 14, 2020 Frances Hodgson Burnett
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LibriVox recording of A Little Princess, by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Read by Karen Savage. Sara is brought to Miss Minchin's Select Seminary for Young Ladies by her father, Captain Crewe, because the climate in India doesn't agree with children. This is the story of her time at Miss Minchin's. (Summary by Karen Savage) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
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Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, children, boarding school
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 14, 2020 Mark Twain
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LibriVox recording of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (version 5 Dramatic Reading) by Mark Twain. Read in English by a full cast. In order to escape his cruel father, and led by a thirst for adventure, Huck Finn sets off down the Mississippi River with Jim, an escaped slave. But trouble is never far behind them, and their adventures are only beginning when they meet up with two men who claim to be a duke and a king! And that’s before Jim gets captured by none other than Tom Sawyer’s aunt...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, twain, american, tom sawyer, huckleberry finn, huck finn, mississippi river
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May 13, 2020 E.M. Hull
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LibriVox recording of The Sheik by E.M. Hull The novel on which the famous silent movie starring Rudolf Valentino was based. The plot is set in motion as Lady Conway disapproves of Diana's planning a desert trip with just her Arab guides to accompany her. Diana gets kidnapped by the Sheik, Ahmed Ben Hassan. Finally allowed to ride in the desert alone, she plans an escape. However, the Sheik recaptures her. And so the story unfolds. (Summary by Bill Boerst based on Wikipedia) For further...
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Topics: Librivox, audiobooks, fiction, romance, adventure film
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 13, 2020 Lewis Carroll
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LibriVox recording of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Read by David Goldfarb and a full cast. This classic tale by Lewis Carroll has delighted children for generations. Alice falls down a rabbit hole and encounters a wide variety of strange and wonderful creatures in all manner of bizarre situations. Join Alice as she journeys through Wonderland, trying to make sense of what she finds there. This version is read dramatically, with different readers voicing the different...
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Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 12, 2020 Lucy Maud Montgomery
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LibriVox recording of Anne of Avonlea, by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Read by Karen Savage. This second part in the story of Anne Shirley, follows her years teaching at Avonlea School. (Summary by Karen Savage) Other books in this series by this reader: Anne of Green Gables Anne of the Island Anne's House of Dreams Rainbow Valley Rilla of Ingleside For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, montgomery, anne, avonlea
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 12, 2020 Lucy Maud Montgomery
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LibriVox recording of Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Read by Karen Savage. The timeless story of the young orphan girl sent by accident to a brother and sister who had wanted a boy, Anne, with her vivid imagination and sensitive spirit, has enchanted readers for generations. (Summary by Karen Savage) Other books in this series by this reader: Anne of Avonlea Anne of the Island Anne's House of Dreams Rainbow Valley Rilla of Ingleside For further information, including links to...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, anne, green gables, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 12, 2020 Lucy Maud Montgomery
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LibriVox recording of Anne of the Island by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Read by Karen Savage. Anne is off to Redmond College! She will spend the next three years living and learning, making new friends, and deepening old friendships. Other books in this series by this reader: Anne of Green Gables Anne of Avonlea Anne's House of Dreams Rainbow Valley Rilla of Ingleside For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, anne, montgomery
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 12, 2020 Anthony Trollope
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LibriVox recording of The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope. Read by Angel5 This little-known but engrossing Trollope novel, published in 1870, centers on a feisty small-town clergyman, his cantankerous neighbor, the miller, and the women in both their lives. A murder, a trial, a feud, a fallen woman, and a complicated romance are woven together in an exploration of the limits of our ability to truly do right when we involve ourselves in the lives of others, even with the best...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, British literature, fiction, novels, romance
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 12, 2020 Rudyard Kipling
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LibriVox recording of American Notes, by Rudyard Kipling. Read by Tim Bulkeley. In American Notes, Rudyard Kipling, the Nobel Prize-winning author of the Jungle Book, visits the USA. As the travel-diary of an Anglo-Indian Imperialist visiting the USA, these American Notes offer an interesting view of America in the 1880s. Kipling affects a wide-eyed innocence, and expresses astonishment at features of American life that differ from his own, not least the freedom (and attraction) of American...
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Topics: sarcasm, American Life, Kipling, travel, diary
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 11, 2020 Martha Summerhayes
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LibriVox recording of VANISHED ARIZONA: RECOLLECTIONS OF THE ARMY LIFE OF A NEW ENGLAND WOMAN, by MARTHA SUMMERHAYES. "This is the lively autobiography of Martha Summerhayes, the wife of an officer in the American Army. Here, she tells many stories about life and conditions in different camps and forts in which she lived with her expanding family, people along the way, and Journeys." (Summary by Stav Nisser) For further information, including links to online text, reader information,...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, memoirs, autobiography, americana, arizona, military, western
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 11, 2020 H. G. Wells
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LibriVox recording of A Short History of the World by H. G. Wells. Read in English by Kristine Bekere A Short History of the World is a non-fictional historic work by English author H. G. Wells, largely inspired by Wells's earlier 1919 work The Outline of History. The book summarises the scientific knowledge of the time regarding the history of Earth and life. It starts with its origins, goes on to explain the development of the Earth and life on Earth, reaching primitive thought and the...
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May 6, 2020 Lewis Carroll
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LibriVox volunteers bring you 34 different recordings of Jabberwocky , by Lewis Carroll. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of January 21st, 2007. For more information on our readers, please visit the catalog page at: http://librivox.org/jabberwocky-by-lewis-carroll/ . For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org . Download M4B (26MB)
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Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 5, 2020 Wilhelm Meinhold
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LibriVox recording of Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch by Wilhelm Meinhold. (Translated by Lucie Duff-Gordon.) Read in English by Mark Nelson; Sissyneck; KHand; Lucretia B.; SpookyNoodle; AnnaLisa Bodtker; ToddHW; Lynette Caulkins; Lynne T; Lleskk Wilhelm Meinhold, a Pomeranian priest working on the Island of Usedom, relates the story of Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch. The author assures us that the story he has to tell is based on a manuscript he found in the parish church, originally...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Hoax, witch, witchcraft, amber, baltic, 2018, 1843, usedom
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May 4, 2020 T. W. H. Crosland
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LibriVox recording of The Wild Irishman by T. W. H. Crosland. Read in English by John History and customs of the Irish and Ireland. A word of warning to the listener: The Wild Irishman contains the biased, uncomplimentary opinions of Englishman, Thomas Crosland. Remember this was written in the late 1800's and published in 1905. Crosland was hyper critical of Irishmen and women at a time when American cities often posted signs, "No Irish Need Apply." If you are Irish, as am I, try to...
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May 4, 2020 Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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LibriVox recording of Moral letters to Lucilius (Epistulae morales ad Lucilium) by Lucius Annaeus Seneca. (Translated by Richard M. Gummere.) Read in English by John Van Stan Seneca the Younger’s letters to his friend, Lucilius Junior, appear to have been written with a broad audience in mind. These letters introduce major themes of Stoic philosophy and have been a source of inspiration and comfort for readers throughout the centuries. - Summary by jvanstan For further information, including...
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Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Roman, letters, Stoicism, Nero, seneca the younger, lucilius, stoic philosophy
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May 3, 2020 Florence Scovel Shinn
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LibriVox recording of The Game of Life and How to Play It by Florence Scovel Shinn. Read by Amy Conger. Florence Scovel Shinn, an illustrator living in New York City, became a teacher of New Thought after a divorce. New Thought was a movement which holds the belief that individuals can create their own reality through intentional thoughts and prayer, much like the current Law of Attraction movement. The Game of Life and How to Play It is her first book, and is remarkable for being written by a...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, self help, new thought, prosperity, karma, love, intuition, affirmations
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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May 3, 2020 Jane Austen
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Librivox recording of Pride and Prejudice , by Jane Austen. For more information on our readers, see our catalog page: http://librivox.org/pride-and-prejudice-by-jane-austen/ Pride and Prejudice is the most famous of Jane Austen's novels, and its opening is one of the most famous lines in English literature - "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife." Its manuscript was first written between 1796 and 1797,...
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Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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Apr 30, 2020 Madison Cawein
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LibriVox volunteers bring you 15 recordings of Don Quixote by Madison Cawein.  This was the Weekly Poetry project for May 24, 2015. Madison Julius Cawein was born in Louisville, Kentucky. After graduating from high school, Cawein worked in a pool hall in Louisville as a cashier in Waddill's New-market, which also served as a gambling house. He worked there for six years, saving his pay so he could return home to write. His output was thirty-six books and 1,500 poems. His writing presented...
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Apr 30, 2020 Mark Twain
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Librivox recording of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn , by Mark Twain. Read by Annie Coleman . Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884) by Mark Twain is one of the truly great American novels, beloved by children, adults, and literary critics alike. The book tells the story of "Huck" Finn (first introduced as Tom Sawyer's sidekick in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer ), his friend Jim, and their journey down the Mississippi River on a raft. Both are on the run, Huck from his drunk and abusive...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, twain, huckleberry, finn
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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Apr 30, 2020 Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
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LibriVox recording of The Coming Race, by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton. Read by Maire Rhode. Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton (1803-1873) was an English novelist, poet, playright, and politician. Lord Lytton was a florid, popular writer of his day, who coined such phrases as "the great unwashed", "pursuit of the almighty dollar", "the pen is mightier than the sword", and the infamous incipit "It was a dark and stormy night." The...
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Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, science fiction, sci-fi, Vril-ya
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Apr 30, 2020 E. Nesbit
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LibriVox recording of The Enchanted Castle, by E. Nesbit. Read by Peter Eastman. Three children, forced to remain at school during the holidays, go in search of adventure. What they find is a magic castle straight out of a fairy tale, complete with an enchanted princess at the center of a maze. Or is it? The castle turns out to be just a country estate, and the princess is only the housekeeper's niece, playing at dressing up. But the magic ring she shows them proves -- to her surprise and...
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Apr 30, 2020 Fanny Loviot
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LibriVox recording of A Lady's Captivity among Chinese Pirates in the Chinese Seas by Fanny Loviot. (Translated by Amelia Ann Blanford Edwards.) Read in English by Will Staunton; kgon This thrilling narrative recounts the true story of Fanny Loviot, a wealthy, young French girl who was kidnapped at sea. After setting sail for California in 1855, Fanny's boat was overtaken by Chinese pirates who held her hostage and demanded a ransom. This personal account follows her trying time in captivity,...
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Apr 29, 2020 Seymour Eaton
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LibriVox recording of More About the Roosevelt Bears by Seymour Eaton. Read in English by BettyB An entertaining sequel to the beloved Roosevelt Bears - Their Travels and Adventures. The Bears are once again full of hijinks and merriment as they make their way down the Eastern half of the United States. Enjoying baseball, publishing a newspaper, visiting the zoo and playing firemen Teddy-B and Teddy-G entertain the children and cause chaos for the city leaders. Book one in the series can be...
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Apr 27, 2020 Robert Tressell
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LibriVox recording of The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists, by Robert Tressell. Read by Tadhg. Clearly frustrated at the refusal of his contemporaries to recognise the iniquity of society, Tressell's cast of hypocritical Christians, exploitative capitalists and corrupt councillors provide a backdrop for his main target — the workers who think that a better life is "not for the likes of them". Hence the title of the book; Tressell paints the workers as "philanthropists" who...
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Apr 26, 2020 Voltaire
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Candide ou L'optimisme by Voltaire, enregistré pour Librivox . Lu par Bernard. Candide vivait paisible et innocent chez le baron de Thunder-ten-tronckh, en Westphalie. Dans son château, le prcepteur Pangloss (« qui discourt de tout » en grec), représentation de Gottfried Leibniz, professait un optimisme béat. Candide partageait cette plénitude d'autant plus qu'il était amoureux de Cunégonde, fille du baron. Un jour, ce même baron surprend leurs amours et chasse Candide à coups de...
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Apr 25, 2020 Thomas Dewitt Talmage
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LibriVox recording of The Abominations of Modern Society, by Thomas Dewitt Talmage. The title gives an accurate description of the book! It is full of old and forgotten words and phrases, Amusing at times, but addressing the problems mentioned in the chapter titles in detail. The troubles of his times are the same as today's, and Rev. Talmage does a marvelous job going through each one individually. (Summary by fiddlesticks) For further information, including links to online text, reader...
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Apr 25, 2020 United Nations
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LibriVox recording of The United Nations' Universal Declaration of Human Rights, in the public domain. The LibriVox catalog page for this work lists the LibriVox readers and has links to the text in each language. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was ratified in 1948 by the United Nations General Assembly. It defines the fundamental rights of individuals, and exhorts all governments to protect these rights. The UN has translated the document into over three hundred languages and...
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Apr 25, 2020 Benjamin Franklin, ed. Frank Woodworth Pine
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LibriVox recording of The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, edited by Frank Woodward Pine. Read by Gary Gilberd. Franklin wrote his autobiography in the form of an extended letter to his son. While recording the events of his life, he adds instructions for good living which makes this work America’s first “How to Succeed” book. (Summary by Gary) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats or languages (if available),...
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Apr 24, 2020 Susan Warner
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LibriVox recording of Say and Seal, Volume 1 by Susan Warner. Read in English by BookAngel7; Susannah Mason; Bill Boerst; KHand; Indu Nair; MaryAnn; Lynne T; Scarlett Martin; jenno; Lynette Caulkins; Jane Bennett; Ellaqyint; KevinS; Kathleen Moore The arrival of a new schoolteacher causes quite a stir in the small New England town of Pattaquasset, not the least of it in the house of Mrs. Derrick and her daughter, where the young man boards. Mr. Linden's idea of teaching stretches far beyond the...
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Apr 22, 2020 Wallace D. Wattles
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LibriVox recording of The Science of Getting Rich, by Wallace D. Wattles. Read by Diana Majlinger. Would you like to be rich? Yes? Well, who wouldn't. The Science of Getting Rich is a book written by the New Thought Movement writer Wallace D. Wattles. The book is still in print after almost 100 years. According to USA Today, the text is "divided into 17 short, straight-to-the-point chapters that explain how to overcome mental barriers, and how creation, not competition, is the hidden key...
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Apr 21, 2020 Andrew Lang
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LibriVox recording of The Red Fairy Book, edited by Andrew Lang. Read by LibriVox volunteers. The Red Fairy Book is the second in a series of twelve books known as Andrew Lang's Fairy Books or Andrew Lang's "Coloured" Books . The series was immensely popular and proved of great influence in children's literature, increasing the popularity of fairy tales over tales of real life. (Summary adapted from Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader...
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Apr 21, 2020 H.G. Wells
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LibriVox's public domain recording of H.G. Well's The Invisible Man . The Invisible Man (1897) is one of the most famous science fiction novels of all time. Written by H.G. Wells (1866-1946), it tells the story of a scientist who discovers the secret of invisibility and uses it on himself. The story begins as the Invisible Man, with a bandaged face and a heavy coat and gloves, takes a train to lodge in a country inn whilst he tries to discover the antidote and make himself visible again. The...
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Apr 20, 2020 Baroness Emmuska Orczy
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Librivox recording of The Old Man in the Corner by Baroness Orczy. Read by J. M. Smallheer. Created by Baroness Orczy, author of the famous Scarlet Pimpernel series, The Old Man in the Corner was one of the earliest armchair detectives, popping up with so many others in the wake of the huge popularity of the Sherlock Holmes stories. The Old Man relies mostly upon sensationalistic "penny dreadful" newspaper accounts, with the occasional courtroom visit for extra laughs. He narrates all...
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Apr 19, 2020 Various
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LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 026 by Various Authors. Read by LibriVox Volunteers A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the readers, and the topics encompass history, travel, embroidery, science, mathematics, humor, philosophy, poliltics, and nature. (summary by J. M. Smallheer) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or...
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Apr 19, 2020 Brandon Thomas
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LibriVox recording of Charley's Aunt by Brandon Thomas. Read in English by Beth Thomas; ToddHW; Larry Wilson; Leanne Yau; Tomas Peter; Devorah Allen; Wolfgang Bas; Tom Daley; Foon; Sonia; TJ Burns The girlfriends are coming to visit the chaps at college, but of course they can't stay unless there is a proper chaperone. So what could be more reasonable that getting a friend from the Drama Club to dress up and pretend to be Charley's Aunt? Simple and sure to work! What could go wrong? Howsabout...
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Apr 19, 2020 Frederick Marryat
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LibriVox recording of Peter Simple by Frederick Marryat. Read in English by Sylviamb; Devorah Allen; Ellies; jenno; antonygirgis; Doug Fajardo; Shasta; John Peter Simple, 'the fool of the family', son of a parson but heir presumptive to a title, goes to sea as midshipman during the Napoleonic wars. Naturally, at sea in this period is where adventures are just waiting for a lad like Peter, and so he does stumble from one into the next. Of particular note is also the colourful group of supporting...
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Apr 17, 2020 Edward Step
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LibriVox recording of Wayside and Woodland Trees: A pocket guide to the British sylva by Edward Step. Read in English by KHand "The purpose of this volume is not the addition of one more to the numerous treatises upon sylviculture or forestry, but to afford a straightforward means for the identification of our native trees and larger shrubs for the convenience of the rural rambler and Nature-lover. The list of British arborescent plants is a somewhat meagre one, but all that could be done...
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Apr 16, 2020 Sax Rohmer
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LibriVox recording of Bat Wing, by Sax Rohmer. Read by Mark Nelson. Private detective Paul Harley investigates a mysterious case involving voodoo, vampirism, and macabre murder in the heart of London. The first book in the Paul Harley series, written by Sax Rohmer, author of The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu. (Summary by Mark Nelson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page...
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Apr 13, 2020 Mark Twain
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LibriVox recording of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain. Read by John Greenman. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (published 1876) is a very well-known and popular story concerning American youth. Mark Twain's lively tale of the scrapes and adventures of boyhood is set in St. Petersburg, Missouri, where Tom Sawyer and his friend Huckleberry Finn have the kinds of adventures many boys can imagine: racing bugs during class, impressing girls, with fights and stunts in the schoolyard, getting...
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Apr 12, 2020 Aleister Crowley
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LibriVox recording of The Book of Lies by Aleister Crowley. Read in English by P. J. Taylor. The Book of Lies, or Liber 333, is a holy book in the Western occult tradition of Thelema, consisting of 91 short chapters of poems, aphorisms, rituals, and metaphysics. This recording is of the original 1913 publication, and thus omits the further commentaries added by Crowley for subsequent additions. Those familiar with Crowley’s hermetic writings will recognize his subversive and playful style....
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Apr 10, 2020 Lucy Maud Montgomery
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LibriVox recording of Emily of New Moon by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Read in English by Leanne Fortune Emily Starr never knew what it was to be lonely -- until her beloved father died. Now Emily's an orphan, and her mother's snobbish relatives are taking her to live with them at New Moon Farm. She's sure she won't be happy Emily deals with stiff, stern Aunt Elizabeth and her malicious classmates by holding her head high and using her quick wit. Things begin to change when she makes friends: with...
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Apr 9, 2020 Richard Henry Dana, Jr.
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LibriVox recording of Two Years Before the Mast, by Richard Henry Dana, Jr. Read by BethAnne and TriciaG. While there are many books upon the subject of sea life, there are few that can compare with Two Years Before the Mast . It is the story of a sailor's life from the forecastle, not a captain, nor a passenger, but a regular hand. The book was a great favorite with the jack tar of Dana's day, and two thousand copies are said to have been sold to Liverpool sailors in a single day. Even those...
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Apr 9, 2020 John Cleland
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LibriVox recording of Fanny Hill: Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (solo version) by John Cleland. Read in English by mlcui. This book has been notorious since it first appeared and had been banned several times and in several countries. It is a fictional work that details the adventures of an orphaned girl who ends up working in a brothel in London. Early on she falls in love with a young man named Charles, but only to end up being separated from him. She then recounts her experiences as a...
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Apr 8, 2020 Homer
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LibriVox recording of Book 2 of The Odyssey by Homer. Read in Ancient Greek by Ἑλένη Κεμικτσή Ἡ Ὀδύσσεια τοῦ Ὁμήρου ἐντάσσεται στὰ πλαίσια τῶν ἐργασιῶν πού ξεκίνησα ἐδῶ καὶ μερικὰ χρόνια στὴν ἰστοσελίδα μου Projet Homere (Σχέδιο Ὁμήρου (γιὰ τὴν ἑλληνικὴ γλῶσσα στὸ σύνολό της)) - http://www.projethomere.com Ἡ...
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Apr 8, 2020 Homer
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LibriVox recording of Book 1 of The Odyssey by Homer. Read in Ancient Greek by Ἑλένη Κεμικτσή Ἡ Ὀδύσσεια τοῦ Ὁμήρου ἐντάσσεται στὰ πλαίσια τῶν ἐργασιῶν πού ξεκίνησα ἐδῶ καὶ μερικὰ χρόνια στὴν ἰστοσελίδα μου Projet Homere (Σχέδιο Ὁμήρου (γιὰ τὴν ἑλληνικὴ γλῶσσα στὸ σύνολό της)) - http://www.projethomere.com Ἡ...
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Apr 7, 2020 L. Frank Baum
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Librivox recording of 'The Emerald City of Oz', by L. Frank Baum. Read by Judy Bieber The Emerald City of Oz (1910) was the sixth Oz book written by L. Frank Baum, a title he hoped would be the last. In this book, Dorothy and her impoverished Uncle Henry and Aunt Em are on the brink of losing their Kansas farm. Consequently, Ozma invites them all to live in the Emerald City. They then explore the countryside, visiting a series of strange beings including the Cuttenclips, the Fuddles, the...
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Apr 1, 2020 Frank L. Packard
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Librivox recording of The White Moll by Frank L. Packard. Read by Rowdy Delaney. Frank Lucius Packard (February 2, 1877 – February 17, 1942) born in Montreal, Quebec, was a Canadian novelist. Packard is credited with bridging the gap from the “cozy” style mysteries to the more gritty, hard-boiled style of such writers as Dashiell Hammet and Raymond Chandler. Packard also wrote a series of novels, beginning in 1917, featuring Jimmie Dale. A wealthy playboy by day, at night, Jimmie becomes...
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Mar 31, 2020 Scott Hemphill
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LibriVox recording of The First Fifty Digits of Pi, calculated by Scott Hemphill. 56 flavors of Pi proudly produced by LibriVox volunteers to celebrate Pi Day, 2008. (3/14) Don't worry, you don't have to listen to an infinite string of numbers: each reader presents just the first 50 digits in styles of their own choosing. In light of the spirit of this occasion (and the might of our spirited community), this LibriVox offering makes a gentle exception to the policy of faithfully presenting just...
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Mar 29, 2020 Sybil G. Brinton
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LibriVox recording of Old Friends And New Fancies by Sybil G. Brinton. Read in English by Librivox volunteers. Generally acknowledged to be the first sequel to the work of Jane Austen, Old Friends and New Fancies incorporates characters from each of Austen's six major novels into one unified story, as well as those of Brinton's own invention. The novel generally focuses on various parings of lovers and the challenges that their unions create. - Summary by Wikipedia For further information,...
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Mar 29, 2020 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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LibriVox recording of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read by Mark F. Smith. Dr. Watson chronicles here some of the more interesting detective cases that he and his good friend, Mr. Sherlock Holmes, have encountered during their association. We see the cases unfold as he does, scratch our heads as does he while the evidence is collected, and then marvel at the impeccable observations, remarkable insight, and doggedness which Holmes displays as he teases apart the...
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Mar 29, 2020 Alexandre Dumas
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LibriVox recording of The Count of Monte Cristo, by Alexandre Dumas. Read by David Clarke. Le Comte de Monte-Cristo is an adventure novel and one of the author's most popular works. He completed the work in 1844. The story takes place in France, Italy, islands in the Mediterranean and in the Levant during the historical events of 1815-1838 (from just before the Hundred Days to the reign of Louis-Philippe of France). It deals with themes of hope, justice, vengeance, mercy and forgiveness. The...
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Mar 29, 2020 Gaston Leroux
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LibriVox recording of The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux. Read by Don W. Jenkins. Gaston Leroux, perhaps best known as the author of The Phantom of the Opera in its novel form, was also the author of a popular series of mystery novels featuring a young journalist cum detective named Joseph Rouletabille. It is most likely that Leroux styled his hero after himself. Rouletabille was in the tradition of other great detectives who solved their cases by pure deductive reasoning. Much as...
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Mar 28, 2020 Maurice Leblanc
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LibriVox recording of Arsène Lupin versus Herlock Sholmes by Maurice Leblanc. (Translated by George Morehead.) Read in English by Andy Harrington The story of an exciting test of wits between world-class thief Arsène Lupin and master detective Herlock Sholmes. Translated from the French. - Summary by Andy Harrington For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
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Mar 27, 2020 R. Austin Freeman
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Librivox recording of The Mystery of 31 New Inn by R. Austin Freeman. Read by LibriVox Volunteers. Jeffrey Blackmore suspiciously made two wills, both deceptively alike, but still, in a cunning way, completely different. John Thorndyke, equally cunning and smart, smells something fishy. With stylish cool and logic, he leads the story up to its marvelous and fully credible climax. (Summary by Neeru Iyer) For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org ....
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Mar 26, 2020 Vicente Espinel
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LibriVox recording of Vida del Escudero Marcos de Obregón by Vicente Espinel. Read by Tux. Las «Relaciones de la vida del escudero Marcos de Obregón» (1618) son una novela picaresca, provista de muchos elementos autobiográficos, narración más ágil que la de Mateo Alemán y, si bien no prescinde de moralizar, lo hace de forma que no enfada ni empalaga como la del sevillano. El mismo año de su publicación se imprimieron dos ediciones piratas en Barcelona y se hizo una traducción al...
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Mar 25, 2020 Clarence Edwords
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LibriVox recording of Bohemian San Francisco, by Clarence Edwords. While describing his dining experiences throughout "Bohemian San Francisco," Clarence Edwords paints an historic panorama of California cuisine with all its cosmopolitan influences. Best of all, he offers tantalizing recipes culled from conversations with the master chefs of 1914 in "The City by the Bay." (Summary by Denny) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS...
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